The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston
Heraldry Today

Proposed Flag for Canada: Gérard Gallienne, 1931

Ottawa, Ontario
Confirmation of the blazon of a Flag
March 20, 2008
Vol. V, p. 251

Proposed Flag for Canada: Gérard Gallienne, 1931

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Blazon

Flag

Azure on pale Gules fimbriated Argent an escutcheon of the Royal Arms of Canada;


Symbolism

Flag

The flag shown here was chosen with 14 other flags to be included on a heritage poster showing a selection of proposed flags for Canada prior to 1965. These 15 proposed flags, selected from among hundreds of other proposals for their variety of colours and concepts, do not have symbolism that has been formally recorded.